Wealth and society encourage civilization, which is advantageous to everyone.
The German emperor shared this desire, but Bismarck and the Austrian emperor wished to substitute for the imperial league some more advantageous combination.
Men who want to fight will always put themselves in the most advantageous conditions for fighting.
But the question whether the camp was advantageous or disadvantageous remained for him undecided.
No event in the life of Bonaparte was more auspicious than the conclusion of this highly advantageous bargain.